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Friday, 9 March 2018

St Patrick’s Day Quiz 2

Quiz Answers Are Given Below The Post :-

Q 1. Let’s start easy before the festivities really kick in! Tell us, what colour would you normally associate with St Patrick’s Day?



Options :-
Red
Brown
Green
White

Q 2. Speaking of St Patrick, he has a popular nickname in his homeland. What is it?



Options:-
St Paddle
St Paddy
St Poddy
St P Diddy

Q 3. You might have his name down to a T, but what is St Patrick famous for?



Options :-
Walking on water
Inventing the colour green
Building 100 boats
Bringing Christianity to Ireland

Q 4. This little character is a popular symbol of the celebration. What is it called?



Options :-
Leprechaun
Lilybut
Loggerhead
Lumberjack

Q 5. And according to popular belief, where would you find one?



Options :-
At the bottom of your shoe
In your coffee cup
At the end of the rainbow
In a hot air baloon

Q 6. And whilst we’re on the topic, which of these is NOT a typical trait applied to one of these guys?



Options :-
They can cause hurricanes
They are male
They enjoy mending shoes
They are a type of fairy

Q 7. Cities across the world like to let their hair down around St Patrick’s Day. Which city dyes the river green?



Options :-
London
New York
Chicago
Boston

Q 8. According to popular legend, St Patrick took a dislike to a certain animal, and drove them all out of Ireland (although they were never actually there)! Which one of these was it?



Options :-
Badgers
Spiders
Snakes
Goats

Q 9. Of course, St Patrick’s Day has Christian roots. But what is the largest denomination in Ireland?



Options :-
Catholic
Calvinist
Anglican
Lutheran

Q 10. Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated on the anniversary of the great man’s death. Do you know where he is said to be buried?



Options :-
Downpatrick
Derry
Doyle
Dublin

Q 11. Despite a historic rivalry between the two countries, St Patrick’s celebrations are big across the water in England. Which of these two cities holds a two week Irish festival in the lead-up to the big day?



Options :-
Liverpool
London
Birmingham
Manchester

Q 12. In 1892, a freak weather pattern hit the Southeastern United States on St Patrick’s Day. What was it?



Options :-
Smog
A tornado
A hurricane
A snowstorm

Q 13. There is a town in the USA that proudly declares itself home to the “world’s shortest St. Patricks Day Parade”. Where is it?



Options :-
Hot Springs, Arkansas
Riverside, California
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Lubbock, Texas

Q 14. On the flip side of that, which American city plays host to the world’s LONGEST St Patrick’s Day parade?



Options :-
Washington
New York
Chicago
Boston

Q 15. This island is the only other place to celebrate St Patrick’s Day as a national holiday. In which region would you find it?



Options :-
Australasia
Europe
Africa
Caribbean

Q 16. Whilst St Patrick’s Day is internationally recognised, England, Scotland and Wales all have their own days celebrating their patron saints. Which of these is not one of them?



Options :-
St Peter's Day
St David's Day
St George's Day
St Andrew's Day

Q 17. Riverdance is a popular activity on St Patrick’s Day. At which event did it receive international recognition?



Options :-
The Olympics
Super Bowl
The Commonwealth Games
Eurovision Song Contest

Q 18. A popular black beverage originating in Ireland controversially (and mistakenly) showed a four-leaf clover rather than a shamrock in one of their advertisements. What other symbol appeared on the ad?



Options :-
A wreath
A blade of grass
A daisy
A maple leaf

Q 19. Who knew that St Patrick’s day is celebrated way beyond the Earth’s atmosphere! In which year did this jolly green scene take place?



Options :-
2016
2013
2011
2012

Q 20. Any true fan of the Irish knows that Father Ted is obligatory-watching at any time of year, but particularly around St Patrick’s Day. But which one of these quotes from the cult show isn’t quite right?



Options :-
"My lovely horse, running through the field"
"The whole Catholic thing's a puzzler isn't it?"
"That money was just resting in my account"
"Down with this sort of thing"

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